Standing Committee of the Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement (40th Session)

Date: 
9 Apr 2013 to 11 Apr 2013
Location: 
Bangkok, Thailand

The Committee at its 40th session will explore widening and deepening areas of South-South trade and investment cooperation and regional integration, including: Conclusion of Fourth Round Negotiations on Tariff Concessions; Ratification of Framework Agreement on Trade in Services; Roadmap for Negotiations on Trade Facilitation, Investment and Trade in Services; Product-Specific Rule and De Minimis Rule under APTA Rules of Origin; Information Exchange on Non-Tariff Measures; Progress on Mongolia's Accession to APTA.